Mae Baak

Muscular Dystrophy

What It's Like to Be a Mom to a Child with Muscular Dystrophy

What thoughts went through your mind when your child was diagnosed with muscular dystrophy? The same doctor who attended to our other son during his illness with a brain tumour...

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Rowena Newton

Muscular Dystrophy

I Am a Mum with Dermatomyositis

I am a Mum with dermatomyositis, a variation of Muscular Dystrophy and I am a member of Muscular Dystrophy NSW. Trying to look after my kids. What do you want to share to other...

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Dianna Teeter

Muscular Dystrophy

My Diagnosis Story

What symptoms led up to your diagnosis? Falling, weakness in my hands. Hands becoming deformed. I was having the same symptoms my mother had and she was diagnosed with fibermyalgia....

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Lisa Dotson

Muscular Dystrophy

My Diagnosis Story

What symptoms led up to your diagnosis? I had been living with MD and didn't know, once I was diagnosed it answered a lot of questions I had about all these symptoms.   Tired of...

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Learning to Cope with FSHD

Thomas Robustello

Muscular Dystrophy

Learning to Cope with FSHD

I have never heard of muscular dystrophy until I was diagnosed with it myself. It started in my shoulders. It was beginning to be hard for me to lift things up, and soon I felt...

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